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  • 1. 

    A threat is defined as an event which has an effect on the well being of an asset.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    This statement is true because a threat refers to any event or action that has the potential to harm or negatively impact an asset. It can be a natural disaster, a cyber-attack, theft, or any other circumstance that poses a risk to the well-being or security of an asset. By acknowledging and understanding threats, organizations can take appropriate measures to mitigate or manage them effectively.

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  • 2. 

    Security Controls are classified according to if the control occurs in relation to the threat.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    Security Controls are not classified according to if the control occurs in relation to the threat. Instead, security controls are typically classified based on their purpose or function, such as preventive controls, detective controls, and corrective controls. The classification of security controls helps organizations in identifying and implementing the appropriate controls to protect their assets and mitigate risks.

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  • 3. 

    The effective management of risk and the minimising of associated threat is how the security professional

    • A.

      Deals with stress

    • B.

      Protects their asset

    • C.

      Faces the threat

    Correct Answer
    B. Protects their asset
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Protects their asset." In the context of security professionals, effective risk management and minimizing threats are essential for safeguarding their assets. This can include physical assets like property or equipment, as well as intangible assets like data or intellectual property. By proactively identifying and addressing potential risks and threats, security professionals ensure the protection and preservation of these assets.

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  • 4. 

    Each mode of Physical Premises Security available to the security professional will fall into one of the following categories of action: (Select three)

    • A.

      Deter Intruders

    • B.

      Distinguish Intruders

    • C.

      Detect Intruders

    • D.

      Detain Intruders

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Deter Intruders
    B. Distinguish Intruders
    C. Detect Intruders
    Explanation
    The different modes of Physical Premises Security available to the security professional can be categorized into three actions: deterring intruders, distinguishing intruders, and detecting intruders. Deterrence involves implementing measures that discourage potential intruders from attempting to breach the premises. Distinguishing intruders refers to methods that help identify and differentiate unauthorized individuals from authorized personnel. Detection involves using various technologies and techniques to identify the presence of intruders and alert security personnel. These three categories encompass the range of actions that security professionals can take to ensure the security of physical premises.

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  • 5. 

    Personal Safety and Security can be defined as: “Inconsistent protection from physical harm, abuse, violence and terror.”

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The given statement defines personal safety and security as "inconsistent protection from physical harm, abuse, violence, and terror." However, this definition is incorrect. Personal safety and security refer to measures and precautions taken to ensure the well-being and protection of individuals from any potential harm, abuse, violence, or terror. It is about providing a consistent and reliable level of protection rather than an inconsistent one. Therefore, the correct answer is False.

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  • 6. 

    The most effective way to ensure physical security is to consider all potential threats as part of a Security Analysis and to apply relevant controls and training as necessary.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement suggests that the most effective way to ensure physical security is by conducting a Security Analysis and implementing appropriate controls and training to address potential threats. This implies that taking a comprehensive approach to security, considering all possible risks, and implementing necessary measures is crucial for ensuring physical security. Therefore, the statement is true.

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  • 7. 

    Some important factors to consider and to include in your Security Review are:  (Select three)

    • A.

      Is your asset a target for terrorism?

    • B.

      Why would your asset be part of a group?

    • C.

      Does your asset fit into a major infrastructure network?

    • D.

      Would a hostage situation in the vicinity of your asset cause panic and disruption?

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Is your asset a target for terrorism?
    C. Does your asset fit into a major infrastructure network?
    D. Would a hostage situation in the vicinity of your asset cause panic and disruption?
    Explanation
    The correct answer is to consider whether the asset is a target for terrorism, if it fits into a major infrastructure network, and if a hostage situation in its vicinity would cause panic and disruption. These factors are important in a security review because they help identify potential risks and vulnerabilities that could compromise the safety and security of the asset. By evaluating the likelihood of being targeted by terrorists, the asset's role in a major infrastructure network, and the potential impact of a hostage situation, appropriate security measures can be implemented to mitigate these risks.

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